the Russian watchmaker Konstantin Chaykin has released a new interpretation of his model to the best-selling “Joker”, “Joker Player”, dedicated to the world Cup in Russia. About this Konstantin Chaykin told “the Tape.ru”.
“creation hours “Joker Player” I was inspired by the remarkable “big-eyed” logo of the upcoming football world Cup, — said the watchmaker. Since the championship is held in the home of my heart, the cities, I could not pass up this bright event”.
“the Logo is designed in a striking combination of gold, blue, black and red colours, reminiscent of the traditions of Russian folk art. These colors I used in the design of the watch,” added Chaykin. The case is made of Golden bronze, red dial, bezel dial and moon phases — light blue.
the Model “Joker”, equipped with a mechanism caliber K07-0 on the automatic mechanism ETA 2824-2, has arrows, replace them with disc indicators of hours and minutes on the dial. These indicators, as well as the moon phases the new model looks like a stylized soccer ball. Stitching, resembling a soccer ball, made on a scarlet strap is made of alligator leather. The ball is also engraved on the back of the model. The series is limited to 11 copies, the price — 11 thousand euros.
the Swiss watch manufactory Ulysse Nardin has shown in Moscow the creative space Troyka Multispace collection Freak. This was reported by the correspondent of”.ru”.
Moscow connoisseurs proposed a model Freak Vision, successfully debuted at the International salon of Haute Horlogerie in Geneva in January 2018, and Freak Out, which included three new products — Black Gold, Blue Gold and Freak Out of the Blue.
the Innovative design of the bridges model Freak with two silicon impulse wheels, fixed in the centre, replaces the traditional escapement. 18 teeth on each wheel transmit power to the balance in the opposite direction. Mechanism is not specified grease: it is designed so that all the momentum was headed for the rotation of the balance wheel, reducing friction compared to a traditional escapement. Because of the weak angle, frictional force is minimized.
model of Freak Out features an innovative design. Freak Out Black Gold is designed in black color with gear from gold, Freak Out Blue Gold — blue colour with gear from silver, Freak Out of the Blue — blue dial with gold coating.
Swiss watchmaker IWC Shaffhausen has released an updated version of the iconic chronograph Pilot’s Watch Chronograph. About it “lente.ru” has informed the representative a press-services of the company.
the design of the chronograph with a small seconds hand with stop function repeats the version of 1994 with scale chetvertichnoe markings for measuring short intervals on the dial. Watch is equipped with the IWC caliber 79320, which is enclosed in undercuts the case made of soft iron protects the movement from magnetic fields impact. The glass is also protected: it is protected from displacement caused by sudden changes in pressure in the cockpit.
Chronograph steel 43 mm case equipped with a carrying strap-sling NATO khaki.
luxury Swiss watch manufacturer Roger Dubuis has introduced a new watch in the collection Excalibur — Excalibur Knights of the Round Table class III Hyperwatch. About it “lente.ru” has informed the representative a press-services of the brand.
the Dial 45 mm case is decorated with 12 three-dimensional figures of knights from the legends of king Arthur and the knights of the Round table, made of pink gold. The figurines are made using the technology of low-poly modeling, initially used in the 3D models and video games. The sword of each knight points to the table, folded from pieces of blue enamel.
Watch is equipped with a manufactory mechanism caliber RD 821 automatic, awarded, and of all the mechanisms of Roger Dubuis, the certificate of the poinçon de genève. Model released a limited edition of 28 instances.
Manufacture Roger Dubuis was founded in 1995 watchmaker Roger Dubui. Since 1999 the company produces in-house calibres, certified with the hallmark of Geneva (Poincon de Geneve). Currently, this stigma is found in all without exception, the mechanisms of the brand. Produces watches avant-garde design with complications (tourbillon, minute repeater, perpetual calendar).
the Swiss watch manufacture Vacheron Constantin has enriched its Overseas collection with new models in steel cases and dials in black. About it “lente.ru” has informed the representative a press-services of the company on Tuesday, April 17.
In a new line presents chronograph 42.5 mm case, equipped with a manufacture caliber 5200 automatic, and automatic transtlantic housing diameter 41 mm mechanism with the manufacture caliber 5100. Mechanisms certified with the Geneva hallmark (Poinçon de Genève). The rotor mechanism is made of high-grade yellow gold with decoration in the form of a wind rose — symbol line Overseas.
the Watch can be worn on a steel bracelet or a leather strap from alligator mississippiensis. Also includes a rubber strap of black color. Thanks to its unique mounting system, the owner can easily change the straps.